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St James's Gate Irish Pub

) #276 of 3,241 Restaurants in Amsterdam $$ - $$$ Irish, , European
Rembrandtplein 10, 1017 CV Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 422 6886
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good39%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“irish stew” (14 reviews)
“cottage pie” (14 reviews)
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CUISINES
Irish, Bar, European, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Rembrandtplein 10, 1017 CV Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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1 - 10 of 659 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wandered around RembrandtPlein and stumbled upon this little gem. Staff were very friendly and polite, service very swift and the handmade burgers were delicious... never waited for a refill either and with a great view of the square to people watch. There are other bars...More

Thank 77Craig
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had planned to go to a different Irish pub, but this was close to our sightseeing for the day. I wish I had stayed with my plan. We visited 10 Irish pubs on our Europe trip and the service here was the worst. Three...More

Thank Steve K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great place What a burger Really good Staff excellent Although a bit of advice stick one waiter or waitress on a section of tables It's very hap hazard Left hand doesn't know what right hand doing Sat down Was asked 4 times By 4 different...More

Thank peterT3094UU
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly & helpful staff, typical pub food at reasonable price; Very popular part of the city, yet plenty of space both inside and outside of the pub

Thank JimBob M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not much else to say, right? Service is kind and fast considering the amount of guests. Taking our order of "Fish and Chips" and 2 pints of Guinness the lovely waitress commented: "Good people". That earned her "vijf euro". We always come back to St...More

Thank Amyjordi
Reviewed 17 May 2017

I ordered a drink from the older barman, and he grabbed the ice with his bare hands. VERY unsanitary, I made him remake my drink as it is very disgusting.

Thank Dave B
Reviewed 16 May 2017

This place is savage for a few pints and to watch the match as they have some big TVs and projectors all over the place when the matches are on. Friendly staff, absolutely sound and not too much with a hangover ;) Does a savage...More

Thank Kyle W
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Stopped in for a bite to eat between lunch and dinner. The staff were very friendly and were quick to take our order.The food was tasty, typical pub food.

Thank Suz2002
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

We wandered in to catch the 6 nations rugby in February, very busy, but good atmosphere. Which is to be expected from an Irish pub when the rugby's on at the weekend. Me and a friend ordered a Guinness naturally, as we missed it after...More

Thank WolvesToAmsterdam
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Had drinks and food here a few times throughout our stay. Handy location in Rembrandtplein with good, covered, outdoor seating. The blankets on the chair for colder days is a nice touch. There is a good range of food and everything we tried was delicious....More

Thank Ferg R
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Grachtengordel (Canal Ring). A brilliant place to get
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Talie H
do you do an english fry up for breakfast please?
24 September 2016|
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Response from Carl P | Reviewed this property |
we just had lunch there which was very nice, l did notice that they did do english breakfasts, if they taste as good as our lunch did, then im sure you will enjoy it.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$4 - US$29
Cuisine
Irish, Bar, European, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 02:00
Monday
09:00 - 02:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 02:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 02:00
Thursday
09:00 - 02:00
Friday
09:00 - 03:00
Saturday
09:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rembrandtplein 10, 1017 CV Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
  • Neighbourhood: Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
  • Phone Number: +31 20 422 6886
  • E-mail
Description
St James's Gate is a large Irish Pub authentically and tastefully decorated and perfect for large groups of people. With its large bar and spacious seating area in the front, a very cosy, warm and intimate area in the back, St James's Gate appeals to many. Despite being relatively new St James's Gate has a good clientel mainly due to the amiable staff who are predominantly Irish. Drinking here you'll have a wide selection of Irish beers and whiskeys and with the resident Irish chef you'll get absolutely delicious food and before you know it you'll be a regular customer to St James's Gate.
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